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FMJ Editorial Calendar

All facility management professionals are encouraged to share their knowledge and expertise with the worldwide FM community by writing an article for IFMA's FMJ magazine. Article submissions are accepted year-round — simply pick a topic from the editorial calendar and follow our article submission guidelines.

2021

Issue

Article Submission Deadline

Theme/Features

May/June

Friday,
Mar. 5, 2021

O&M/Planning and Project Management
O&M where you are – local vs global
- Standardizing standards/global benchmarking
- Creating the best experience for your tenants
- Budgeting
- Everyday O&M
- Managing an emergency project

July/August

Friday,
Apr. 30, 2021

Technology
PropTech
- What’s next in FM tech?
- Down the road … Rebuilding the Built Environment
- Using AR and virtual assistance to build the workspace
- Human factors in tomorrow’s technology
- Workspace automation
- Choosing the right time to upgrade

September/October

Friday,
Jul. 2, 2021

Your FM Career

- Creating the FM Roadmap to success
- Building your FM championship team
- IFMA credentialing
- Using your membership to get into leadership
- Building and maintaining your FM utility belt
- Climbing the FM ladder
- What is FM and why you’re important

November/December

Friday,
Sep. 3, 2021

Sustainability

- Reuse vs Recycle
- Corporate Social Responsibility + Environmental Stewardship/Sustainability
- Sustainability & Energy Efficiency
- Sustainability & Technology
- Sustainability in decision making and planning

2022

Issue

Article Submission Deadline

Theme/Features

January/February

Friday,
Nov. 5, 2021

Superior Interiors
- The future of the workspace – what comes after open concept?
- Revolutionizing the mobile workforce/gig workforce
- Form and function of the work environment
- The good old days – blasts from the past that still work today
- Built environment – a holistic endeavor

The article submission guidelines explain in detail the process of writing for FMJ from the article proposal through publication. If your article is accepted, you will need to complete and return the article submission release form.

Direct general questions about FMJ to Editor Bobby Vasquez .

Advertising in FMJ is an excellent way for product and service providers to reach the ultimate decision makers in the FM market. Contact IFMA’s Expos and Advertising Team to create a customized marketing plan that positions your company as a leader in your field.